Twenty two years ago this was Seattle's skyline as viewed by Empire Builder passengers exiting the tunnel under the city at North Portal. A Marriott Hotel now occupies the vacant lot next to the t... (more)
The 402 hasn't seen action in many years now and though it likely wont anytime soon, it's still a full blown F40 with prime mover.
The 402 was in service until the early 2000s, but never received ditch lights.
Southbound "Silver Star"
The westbound Cardinal scoots past NS's tiny intermodal yard at Van Dorn Street.
The north bound Silver Star passes the local at Weldon, NC, 90 miles S of Richmond, VA on the former ACL main. The Star is on the approach to the Roanoke River viaduct, while the local is on the ... (more)